WILLIS CREEK RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

WILLIS CREEK RAWS-CUSTER CO
38.00N 105.05W ELEV. 9400 FT
857 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE           04/20/14      MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14            WED
MDT 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      36          55          34          61          36
TEMP                42 43 40 37 48 51 55 47 41 42 42 34 52 58 61 55 48 44 44 36
DEWPT               36 32 35 31 32 34 36 36 33 33 30 28 32 32 31 30 32 30 32 26
MAX/MIN RH                   89          49          82          32          67
RH                  79 65 82 79 54 52 49 65 73 70 62 78 46 37 32 38 54 57 62 67
WIND DIR             N  W NW  N NE SE SE SE  S SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD             3  5  6  6  6  8  8  9  8  5  9 11 14 13 17 18 21 21 21 19
CLOUDS              B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          20
RAIN SHWRS          IS                SC IS                IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS                SC IS                IS IS IS
LAL                  2  1  1  1  1  1  4  3  1  1  1  1  1  2  3  3
HAINES               3  3  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4
10K WIND DIR        NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW
10K WIND SPD        20 18 20 19 21 19 23 25 24 25 24 24 14 17 32 44
MIX HGT              4  4  3  2  6  8  8  6  5  4  3  2  4  6  8 10
T WIND DIR           N  N  N  N NW  W  W  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD          10  9  8  8  5  6  9 11 14 10 12 19 24 24 31 32
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR FR FR PR GD EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14
MDT 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      30    55      32    59      34    62      32    52
TEMP          55 50 36   31 51 52 41   34 51 53 42   35 61 55 40   32 48 47
DEWPT         19 16 16   13 14 18 18   17 24 26 26   21 22 24 32   26 23 29
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W     S      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   FW SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                                               IS
TSTMS                                                                    IS

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT DAY 1 THROUGH 3... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMDITY RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........WIND DIRECTION WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED; BK = BROKEN; OV = OVERCAST CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... TYPE... RAIN...........RAIN RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE SNOW...........SNOW SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS SLEET..........SLEET FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE K..............SMOKE F..............FOG COVERAGE... IS.............ISOLATED SC.............SCATTERED NM.............NUMEROUS O..............OCCASIONAL S..............SLIGHT CHANCE C..............CHANCE L..............LIKELY WD.............WIDESPREAD D..............DEFINITE AR.............AREAS PA.............PATCHY LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX 10K WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).......10000 FOOT WIND DIRECTION 10K WIND SPD(MPH)...................10000 FOOT WIND SPEED MIX HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FOOT T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED SMOKE DISP(CAT(KT-FT))...................SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY EXAMPLE: PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD; VG = VERY GOOD; EX = EXCELLENT CRTCL FWX POT........................CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL CRTCL FWX POT USES TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, WIND, WIND GUST, AND HAINES EXAMPLE: U = UNLIKELY; P = POSSIBLE; L = LIKELY; S = SEVERE DAY 4 THROUGH 7... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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